On the second day of the finals for the European Basketball Championships in Vienna (Thursday 17 May) West Germany (BRD) defeated East Germany (DDR) 76:72.
TOP VIEW PAN INT. East Germany (wearing white) playing from left to right attack and fail to score, West Germany (wearing red) gain possession and score PAN to scoreboard showing teams tied at 66 points each.
LV PAN (same shot) from scoreboard to East Germany again failing to score and losing possession to the West Germans who again score.
LV PAN to score-board showing West Germany leading 68:66.
CU ZOOM OUT (following day game between West Germany wearing white and playing left to right against France in blue).
TOP VIEW Germany score.
TV PAN (same shot) passing between French team prior to French scoring.)
TV PAN Germany fail to score.
LV Final scoreboard 71:68 to France.
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Background: On the second day of the finals for the European Basketball Championships in Vienna (Thursday 17 May) West Germany (BRD) defeated East Germany (DDR) 76:72.
But on the last day of play (Friday 18 May), West Germany lost to France 68:71. West Germany and Est Germany both failed to qualify for the finals of the championships in Barcelona, Spain.
Turkey, Greece and Israel also took part in the elimination games which were played in Vienna's Stadthalle.